The Freshpet Blog

Fresh food isn’t the only way to help your dog or cat get the most out of life. From bathing tips to health-related info, find out the latest pet-related news and stories on our blog.


How To: Start running with your dog

DIY, Dogs, Dr. Katy

We all know that getting outdoors and putting some miles in makes us happier, healthier and helps us live longer. But what about our dogs? There is nothing dogs enjoy more than going out for a walk with their human. So, how do you take it one step further to turn your dog into your running partner?   Here to help is veterinarian and friend…



Fresh Fit Challenge Brings Awareness to Pet Obesity

Dr. Katy, Weight Management

“New Year, New You” is a phrase you commonly hear at the start of a new year. But the quest to get healthy can apply to your pets with your help. According to the Association for Pet Obesity, an estimated 52% of US dogs and 57% of cats are either overweight or obese. To help bring awareness to pet health and weight management, we’re excited…



Pet Parent Gift Guide

Dr. Katy, Pet Parent Tips

The Holidays are around the corner, and we all know how overwhelming gift shopping can be. But we find it exciting when we find a pet parent on our gift list! It’s an opportunity to seek out fun gifts for their four-legged family members.   We thought long and hard about what us Freshpet parents would want under this year, and put together this list of ideas for…



#FreshDance for Wellness by Dr. Katy Nelson

Contests / Giveaways, Dr. Katy

When Freshpet first came to me with the idea for Fresh Dance, I jumped right on board. Everyday is a dance party at my house between my pets and my kids. And since our pets are already getting their boogy on while anxiously waiting for us to put their bowls of fresh food down, it only makes sense to join them and make a real…